Are You Prepared For An Emergency?

   Life has been a bit hectic here lately—car problems, washing machine in pieces, replacing a porch, & food poisoning.  Despite the craziness, our thoughts are with everyone affected by Hurricane Sandy—the East Coast and the Caribbean, in particular.  Every disaster reminds me of how important it is to be prepared.  We live in an earthquake-prone… Continue Reading

Emergency Preparedness For Your Pets

Note:  Hurricane Irene has me thinking about disaster preparedness so I’m reposting this.  It a good reminder that we should all be prepared for an emergency, so I challenge you to start your emergency preparedness kit this weekend for your whole family—pets included!  Our thoughts are with those on the East Coast and we’re hoping for the… Continue Reading

Australia’s Pets Affected By Fires

Australia is just finding out the scope of the devastation from the bushfires.  In the coming days, pets are going to need medical care, housing, food, and reuniting with their people.  You can help with a money donation to the RSPCA Victoria. The RSPCA Victoria’s phone number is 03 9224 2222.  They can help with… Continue Reading